Neurological Surgery Clinic
Northwestern Memorial is ranked 9th in the country for Neurology & Neurosurgery program making it once again the highest ranked neuro program in Illinois and Chicago for the 10th consecutive year.
Northwestern's Department of Neurological Surgery treats injury or diseases affecting the brain, spine, peripheral nerves and the arteries of the head and neck.
We are among the nation's leading centers of neurosurgical care for patients with cerebrovascular disorders such as stroke and aneurysm, brain and spinal tumors, functional disorders such as movement disorders and epilepsy, complex problems of the spine resulting in back and neck pain.
For more information about our faculty, teaching and research please visit the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Department of Neurological Surgery.
News & Events
U.S. News and World Report has ranked Northwestern Memorial Hospital Department of Neurological Surgery 9th in the nation among Adult Neurology & Neurosurgery Hospitals, and number 1 in Chicago and the entire state of Illinois
Northwestern Medicine joins an elite group of medical centers with the recognition by the Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as meeting standards for Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification
Northwestern Neurological Surgery MDs participate in the seventh annual Minds Matter Benefit, raising money and celebrating the year's accomplishments for the Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute (NBTI)
CNBC profiles a Chicago couple’s fight against brain tumor and their search for a cure with James P. Chandler, MD
James Chandler, MD and Maciej Lesniak, MD discuss ‘Smarter tools for brain surgery’ in Crain’s
Michel Kliot, MD and his use of DTI as a new approach for removing nerve tumors reported here by WFMZ News
Northwestern and Lurie Children’s Hospital ‘Dream Team’, featuring Rintaro Hasizume, MD/PhD, profiled by CBS2 Chicago in their fight against pediatric brain tumors
Joshua M. Rosenow, MD talks about advances in epilepsy surgery with Seattle's King 5 News
Michael Kliot, MD discusses the benefits of Diffusion Tensor Imaging in treating peripheral nerve tumors in a video for WNDU
Joshua M. Rosenow, MD featured in video for Health Beat: Fighting Epilepsy
Rintaro Hashizume, MD/PhD, Amanda Saratsis, MD, and C. David James, PhD part of pediatric brain tumor ‘Dream Team’
Maciej S. Lesniak, MD featured in Northwestern Medicine Magazine for his Patient-Centered Innovation of combating brain cancer with multifaceted biological approach
James P. Chandler, MD, codirector of Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute and surgical director of neuro-oncology featured in Chicago Magazine's January 2016 issue of Top Docs
Lesniak named chair of Neurological Surgery
Meet Our Team
Location and Hours
675 North St. Clair
Galter Pavilion Suite 20-250
Chicago, IL 60611
Monday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Lake Forest Hospital
800 N. Westmoreland Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Northwestern Glenview Outpatient Center
2701 Patriot Boulevard
(Willow Road and Patriot Boulevard)
Glenview, IL 60026
Phone: 847-724-GLEN (4536)